Renting a house, villa or apartment in Javea on a long let or long term rental is a great idea.
A long let in Javea is ideal for people who want to get to know the areas of Javea before they buy a property. A long term rental in Javea or a long let in Javea is perfect because you can even keep moving from area to area in order to experience the differences.
RENT A PROPERTY IN JAVEA BEFORE YOU BUY
Often people buy a property in Javea without having any knowledge of the area or spending anytime in Javea first. Once they get to know the area they often wish they had bought their property in a different part of Javea.
Of course many people opt for a long let in Javea because they don’t want to buy a property in Javea. It may be that they can’t afford to buy in Javea or that they are saving or thinking that prices may come down.
FINDING A LONG LET IN JAVEA
Whatever the reason for wanting a long let in Javea or a long term rental in Javea you will find a limited amount of properties available.
This is because as a holiday town Javea is very busy and full in the summer. Many property owners rent their properties out over the summer season on a short term let basis when they can charge very high rental rates.
Of course a property owner in Javea may prefer to long let as it is consistent and they don’t have to keep finding new people each week and dealing with the work that goes into cleaning and making up a property on changeover days.
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WHY RENT LONG-TERM?
Renting a house, villa or apartment on a long let or long term rental is a great decision if you are moving to Javea on the Costa Blanca of Spain. So many people take a quick trip to Spain in order to buy a house and it is only later that they find out many truths about the area and location which causes them to regret making such a hasty decision.
Buying a property in Javea is such a huge commitment that renting first on a long term let or long term rental to try before you buy is so obvious, yet not enough people do it. When buying in Spain you have to pay 10% of the purchase price to the government so that is a lot of money down the drain if you want to move later on.
A long term let or long term rental in Javea enables you to really feel what an area is like in different seasons.
Some areas in Spain are too hot in summer and some areas are much wetter than people think (Barcelona area) and some areas are much colder in winter than people realise. Again – a long term rental in Javea enables you to feel it for yourself and decide which part of Spain you prefer.
A long term let or long term rental in Javea can even help you decide whether a move to Spain is really for you. One of the most important factors in moving to Spain is making a living and many people struggle and have to go back to their home country to make ends meet. You may find it hard to sell your house or apartment and may sell at a loss because you are desperate to move.
Renting a property on a long term let basis in Javea enables you to really get to know an area by talking to locals to find out where the best areas of Javea are. It’s these little details that are crucial. Schools in Javea are another good example that are very hard to research thoroughly until you are actually here.
Now you are hopefully convinced, let’s talk about the details of long term lets and long term rentals in Javea.
Long term lets or long term rental contracts in Javea are often referred to as Vivienda contracts.
These should be much cheaper than short term lets because they are typically for a period of a year.
You won’t be able to move out within incurring a penalty. After the first year you will usually be able to out with only a months notice.
Long term rentals in Javea usually involve putting down a deposit of a month or two in the case of furnished properties.
Finding a long term let or long term rental in Javea is not easy because in many areas people can charge such massive prices for summer holiday rentals so they don’t want a long term rental tenant in during these periods.
The best places to find long term rentals or long lets in Javea is through the local estate agents. You won’t generally find them advertised much, so phone or go inside and ask. This is because estate agents make so much money through selling property instead.
LONG TERM WINTER LETS IN JAVEA
If you are looking to escape the cold winter weather and temperatures in northern Europe then finding and locating a long-term winter rental in Spain is a great idea as the weather in wintertime is often mild and sunny.
Also at this time of year many villas and apartments will be empty so you can find cheap bargain prices for winter lets in Javea.
PROBLEMS & POSSIBLE DOWNSIDES
There is one major downside to a long term rental let in Javea. After the year the tenant has the right to renew for up to five years and the landlord can only increase the rent by the annual rate of inflation. So what’s the problem!
Well because the tenants have so many rights, after a year you will find many landlords will want you out and will get different tenants in. It means you have to move over and over again but the upside is you experience living in different types of houses in different areas of Javea.
In any case, after a year’s long term rental or long term let you probably have a better idea of where in Spain you would really like to live now – it may not even be in Javea – almost certainly it will be in a different area to the one you would have chosen before you moved to Javea.
HOW MUCH DO LONG TERM LETS/RENTALS IN JAVEA COST?
So what can you get for your money? Well to rent an apartment in Javea on a long term let basis you are looking at about:
It costs approximately €650 euros to rent a 2 bed apartment in Javea.
It costs approximately €750 euros to rent a 3 bed apartment in Javea.
To rent a villa in Javea on a long term let basis you are looking at about:
It costs approximately €1000 euros to rent a 2 bed villa in Javea.
It costs approximately €1300+ euros to rent a 3 bed villa or 4 bed villa in Javea.
ONE-BED APARTMENT FOR RENT IN JAVEA
Javea. A one bedroom apartment overlooking the Mediterranean, just 50 metres to the sea and within easy reach of Javea’s Arenal sandy beach, restaurants and bars.
Lounge: This spacious lounge opens onto the balcony as does the bedroom. There is a 3 seat sofa bed and a 2 seat sofa so plenty of room to relax. There is also a TV/DVD; Radio/CD Player and selection of paperback books.
Bedroom: There is a King size bed which splits in to two singles if required, a large built in wardrobe, a drawer unit and bedside tables with lights. The balcony can be accessed from the bedroom.
Kitchen/Dining: The kitchen is equipped with utensils and crockery. The adjacent dining area has a table seating 4, the kitchen is equipped with an Oven and Hob; Microwave; Toaster; Electric Kettle and Fridge with Freezer compartment.
Bathroom: A bath with a shower over, basin with cabinet over, a toilet with a storage cupboard.
Balcony: Accessible from both the lounge and bedroom there are fabulous views over the Mediterranean towards Cabo San Antonio. Javea is on the easternmost point of the Spanish Mainland and sunrise is amazing from the balcony, in the summer months the sunset is also seen from the balcony. There is a table outside with 4 chairs to enjoy the climate.
Additional items in the apartment: Ironing Board; Iron; Clothes Airer.
Apartment Community: This is a small community of only 30 apartments, in gated grounds with security locks. There is a garden surrounding the private pool.
The apartment has a twin lock door. However please be aware there is no insurance for any personal property or valuables left in the apartment.
The apartment is on the top [2nd] floor and does not have a lift.
Deposit: A non refundable deposit of 20% will secure a booking.
Balance: This is due 8 weeks before arrival and can be paid, in Euros, by Direct Bank Transfer to my Spanish Bank A/C.
If you wish to pay by £ sterling to a UK Bank Account there will be a charge based on the exchange rate to cover the costs of currency exchange. If you wish to discuss any other methods please contact me. I am not able to accept Debit or Credit Cards.
Security Deposit: A cash deposit of €150 is required on arrival; this will be refunded on departure subject to no loss or damage to the apartment or its fixtures and fittings. [As an example the security keys cost €40 each to replace]
Arrival: We will meet you on arrival at the apartment, to familiarise you with the accommodation and hand over the keys. A telephone number will be provided in case of emergency. Upon departure we will meet you at the apartment to collect the keys.
Services and Facilities: A Welcome Pack of Tea, Coffee, Sugar, Milk & Water is provided. If you require anything else just let us know, especially if you are arriving late as the supermarkets close at 9pm.
Hire of items such as Travel Cots can be arranged. Linen and towels are included but beach towels are not. For summer there are fans provided and winter there is electric heating and duvets. Cleaning of the apartment at the end of the rental period is included in the rent. Charges for water and electric are included in the rental. Parking is available outside the apartments.
Location: The property is situated in Javea, midway between Alicante and Valencia; about 75 minutes drive from both Alicante & Valencia airports.
An airport service is available from either Alicante or Valencia at a cost of €90 each way, payment to be made on arrival.
The Apartment is located on the coast road between Javea’s Port and sandy Arenal Beach area; it is a 10 minute walk to the sandy Arenal Beach. It is just 50 metres to the sea, a rocky sea front, where in summer there are ‘Chiringito’ bars set up so a drink by the Mediterranean is just a few steps away.
The regular local bus service stops outside the apartments to the weekly Thursday Market, Old Town and the Port area which is about 20 minutes walk away.
Information: Travel directions will be e mailed to you 2 weeks prior to your arrival. Local Information will be provided in the apartment. The following activities are available in the area: Golf: About 20 mins away by car Sea Fishing: 50 metres, opposite the Apartment! Tennis: 10 minutes walking distance. Windsurfing: 5 mins by car. [Equipment can be hired] Many other activities are possible such as Horse Riding; Walking; Biking or simply relaxing. Restaurants and Bars: Javea has an extremely wide range of restaurants and bars to suit every taste, the two primary areas for dining are the Arenal Beach and the Port Area.
Rental Tariff Per Week in Euros:
01-Jan to 31-Mar € 195 01-Apr to 31-May € 230 01-Jun to 15-Jul € 295 16-Jul to 04-Sep € 370 05-Sep to 30-Sep € 300 01-Oct to 31-Oct € 230 01-Nov to 31-Dec € 195
Enquire for Rentals of longer than 3 weeks.
CONTACT THE OWNER DIRECTLY FOR MORE INFORMATION:
For further information and rates phone: Cliff Cushing +34 696 227 339 firstname.lastname@example.org
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